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More than 140 women enjoy Rachel Norris’ unique message and pottery at Third Annual Patchwork of Life Conference

Over 140 women, some as far away as Sheridan and Eagle Lake, TX, attended the Third Annual Patchwork of Life Women’s Conference in Palacios recently. Rachel Norris, Master Potter and owner of Joy Pottery in Brian, Tx, shared her testimony and life message through a live pottery demonstration. The theme of this year’s conference was […]

Six internationally-recognized Native American potters will have works displayed at the 2015 Patchwork of Life Women’s Conference

Six internationally-known Native American potters will have their works of art displayed at the 2015 Patchwork of Life Community Christian Women’s Conference, Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Palacios, TX. Juan Tafoya, of the San Ildefonso Pueblo, Phyllis Marlin Hemlock of the Hopi Tribe, Juan Quezada of the Mata Ortiz Pueblo, V. Dewakuku of the Hopi […]

Third Annual Patchwork of Life Conference to feature pottery exhibition

The theme of the Third Annual Patchwork of Life Women’s Conference is “The Potter’s Hand.” In keeping with this theme and Master Potter, Rachael Norris’ appearance as speaker, the conference will host a Pottery Exhibition in Palacios on April 11, 2015. The conference will feature 4,000 year-old potsherd fragments of Holy Land pottery, discovered by archaeologists from […]